Sports Massage

Sports Massage

Sports Massage is the fastest growing massage technique. Sports massage is a system of movements including stretching, gliding, compressings. Sports massage's main focuses on the manipulation and rehabilitation of the soft tissues and blood circulation and flow. Sports massage is primarily used for sports training, injury prevention and rehabilitation -- it allows athletes to train more efficiently.

 

 

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    Volume 3: Athletic Massage (A Sidelying Approach) Video

    Volume 3: Athletic Massage (A Sidelying Approach) Video


    This in-depth video workshop demonstrates various sports massage techniques
    and shows how to access the upper body of the athlete using side lying
    variations. This video also includes tips for interfacing with
    the athlete.


    • Available in DVD or VHS
    • Purchase individually or get the 12 Volume Series
    • A great collection for any massage therapist
    $39.98

    $7.95 shipping

    Volume 4: A Cyclist's Sports Massage Video

    Volume 4: A Cyclist's Sports Massage Video


    Marc Delaruelle brings his more than 25 years of hands-on experience
    with world-class cyclists and demonstrates his pre and post event
    massage techniques, as well as giving us an inside look at the role of
    a "soigneur" on the cycling team. Cary Bland, his volunteer, is a
    Massage Therapist and competitive cyclist. His narration gives us
    a unique perspective from both the massage practitioner and the athlete.


    • Available in DVD or VHS
    • Purchase individually or get the 12 Volume Series
    • A great collection for any massage therapist
    $39.98

    $7.95 shipping

    Volume 5: Athletic Massage - An Overview Video

    Volume 5: Athletic Massage - An Overview Video


    Rich Phaigh, author of "Athletic Massage" and former massage therapist for the Nike team describes and illustrates his personal approach in presenting a workshop on fascia release to facilitate muscle lengthening.


    • Available in DVD or VHS
    • Purchase individually or get the 12 Volume Series
    • A great collection for any massage therapist
    $39.98

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    Volume 6: An Intro to Soma Bodywork Video

    Volume 6: An Intro to Soma Bodywork Video


    Soma Neuromuscular Integration massage technique structurally realigns the entire body
    and reconditions the nervous system.  This video covers the basics
    of Soma, its benefits and its relation to athletics.


    • Available in DVD or VHS
    • Purchase individually or get the 12 Volume Series
    • A great collection for any massage therapist
    $39.98

    $7.95 shipping

    Volume 7: Establishing Sports Massage in the College Environment Video

    Volume 7: Establishing Sports Massage in the College Environment Video


    Benny Vaughn, a recognized pioneer and innovator in Sports Massage,
    reviews the state of this technique on the collegiate level, including
    the development of specific Sports Massage Departments.  He shares
    his insights on the opportunities this area affords in working with
    young athletes who will achieve world class status, or simply become
    weekend warrior sports enthusiasts.


    • Available in DVD or VHS
    • Purchase individually or get the 12 Volume Series
    • A great collection for any massage therapist
    $39.98

    $7.95 shipping

    Volume 8: An Intro to Acupressure and Sports Massage Video

    Volume 8: An Intro to Acupressure and Sports Massage Video


    A dynamic presentation that reviews basic Acupressure and how
    it relates to the athlete and Sports Massage. Carol also gives
    valuable tips on developing your practice, and suggests practical tips
    on sensitive areas in dealing with clients.


    • Available in DVD or VHS
    • Purchase individually or get the 12 Volume Series
    • A great collection for any massage therapist
    $39.98

    $7.95 shipping

    Volume 9: Sports Marketing -- A Team Concept Video

    Volume 9: Sports Marketing -- A Team Concept Video


    This role-playing session includes a Doctor, a Physical Therapist, a
    coach, an athlete, a NOC official and a Massage Therapist. It
    highlights each member's position and how they interface with each
    other on the athletic team.


    • Available in DVD or VHS
    • Purchase individually or get the 12 Volume Series
    • A great collection for any massage therapist
    $39.98

    $7.95 shipping

    Volume 10: Sports Chiropractic Video

    Volume 10: Sports Chiropractic Video


    This chiropractic approach to soft tissue manipulations also reviews
    biomechanics, injury assessment and over training indicators.  It
    also contains many informative charts, graphs and illustrations.


    • Available in DVD or VHS
    • Purchase individually or get the 12 Volume Series
    • A great collection for any massage therapist
    $39.98

    $7.95 shipping

    Volume 11: Women in Sports Massage -- Issues We Face Video

    Volume 11: Women in Sports Massage -- Issues We Face Video


    These three very successful Sports Massage Therapists share some of
    the solutions to the problems and controversial issues they have
    encountered, both in relation to clients and to their male counterparts
    in the industry.


    • Available in DVD or VHS
    • Purchase individually or get the 12 Volume Series
    • A great collection for any massage therapist
    $39.98

    $7.95 shipping

    Volume 12: Basic PNF (Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation) Video

    Volume 12: Basic PNF (Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation) Video


    Patrice Morency, a Certified Athletic Trainer, presents an
    introductory workshop on PNF stretching and its relation to athletics
    and Sports Massage.  PNF is an exercise system designed to
    reeducate the neuromuscular response, thereby creating a reduction in
    muscle spasm, an increase in ROM and flexibility, as well as developing
    strength, endurance and coordination.  Her hands-on demonstrations
    review the principles of PNF as well as "tense-relax" and other
    specific techniques.  An excellent primer to help massage
    practitioners understand the uses of PNF in working with a qualified
    professional.


    • Available in DVD or VHS
    • A great collection for any massage therapist
    • Purchase individually or get the 12 Volume Series
    $39.98

    $7.95 shipping